Category Archives: bad days

Let’s All Sing “As the packing goes on…”

Packing is continuing for the move.  This part of moving actually makes me feel quite useless because there isn’t any chance of me carrying boxes.  Even packing boxes past a certain section is out of the question.  However, the guys … Continue reading

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Catching UP

Today I am feeling…like I have been beaten with a baseball bat. Surprisingly this is better than feeling as if you had a run-in with a Mack truck and lost. The Husband was so sweet today, too. He let me … Continue reading

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!!! 3 !!!

Today my pain level is resting at a 3! The pain scale is often misleading, especially if you have chronic pain as I do.  My 10 is not an average person’s 10.  The Husband and I tried to figure out … Continue reading

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New Year’s Revolutions & Everything Else

Today it has rained a good part of the day. According to the weather alert, it is now 50°F. Compared to last week, these temperatures can be said to be a true “heat wave”. Still, it has sent my arthritis … Continue reading

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Paul Walker, ‘Fast & Furious’ Star, Dead in Car Crash at 40 | Yahoo Movies – Yahoo Movies

Paul Walker, \’Fast & Furious\’ Star, Dead in Car Crash at 40 via Paul Walker, ‘Fast & Furious’ Star, Dead in Car Crash at 40 | Yahoo Movies – Yahoo Movies. I am genuinely stunned and saddened.  No one knows, … Continue reading

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I Tell Ya…SOME Stories……

By this I mean:  Some stories will not let themselves be told except in a certain medium.  Usually my stories come out by typing steadily, sometimes doggedly at the keyboard.  Some stories, however, will not let themselves be told except … Continue reading

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Monday Musings #347

Much to my surprise I received several comments – most had to be deleted because of foul, offensive language – about the state of my abode from yesterday’s picture.  Yes, the house is a mess.  Does anyone want to come … Continue reading

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In Need of a Playlist

Writing.  Writing.  Writing.  Erasing.  Saving.  New words and old words combine to make a novel when you are in the throes of a re-write like I am.  Because last week was such a difficult writing week, I had almost decided … Continue reading

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Rainy Thursdays Ain’t So Bad….

It is raining.  I felt the rain coming in last night actually.  Having arthritis is not fun, but sometimes it is useful – like predicting the weather changes.  Luckily the temperatures haven’t dropped horribly, so the pain isn’t as bad … Continue reading

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Gained Life Experience Points! Level up!

  An even happened last Sunday, September 22, that has had me processing and re-processing certain things about myself.  As you may have guessed, I have been really looking at the things I don’t like about myself.  I actually made … Continue reading

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